Ending subsidy conundrum as tool for curbing poverty
Once again, cacophony of voices against the removal of fuel subsidy is reverberating. The chief instigator is not even at the scene of the action (Nigeria), but far away in Washington DC, the capital of the most powerful nation in the world...
Welfare challenges before new NLC leadership
The 12th delegates conference of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), may have taken place without rancour and acrimony, but delegates’ expectations from their new leaders in the next four years silently showed on their faces. As the delegates moved round from one seat to another conferring with their colleagues, how to improve the working condition…
Labour gives condition for ending strike
The warning strike declared by the organised labour was observed in part across the country yesterday. Labour is demanding N65,000 as a national minimum wage, up from the current N18,000.
Why ILO may sanction Nigeria, by NLC
There are indications that the International Labour Organisation (ILO) might sanction Nigeria over industrial infractions by Kaduna and Kogi states.The Deputy President of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Peters Adeyemi, who stated this in an exclusive interview with The Guardian in Abuja
NASU vows to sustain strike in research institutions over unpaid N9 billion arrears
The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) has vowed to sustain the on-going strike action in the research and development institutions across the country.
Research institutes begin strike over FG’s breach of agreement
Workers of research institutes and allied institutions in the country have begun an indefinite strike over Federal Government’s non-implementation of agreement between them.
PSI plans trade union education for Africa
The Public Service International (PSI) has concluded arrangements to begin the implementation of trade union projects in indigent countries in Africa.
Government, varsities’ non-academic unions meet today to review dispute
The non-academic staff unions in the universities are today meeting with the Federal Government to decide on their demands.